Ronaldo fined 20,000 euros by UEFA for celebration gesture

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Ronaldo fined 20,000 euros by UEFA for celebration gesture

Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo has been fined 20,000 euros (22,600 dollars) by UEFA for seeming to make a profane signal while commending his side's Champions League triumph over Atletico Madrid. 

The Portugal global was liable of "inappropriate direct," the control, morals and disciplinary body of the European football association led on Thursday. 

Ronaldo hadgestured to his groin following the last whistle after his cap trap earned Juventus a 3-0 prevail upon Atletico on March 12 which sent the Italians into the Champions League quarter-finals 3-2 on total. 

 

The signal had all the earmarks of being a reaction to Atletico mentor Diego Simeone, who had celebrated in comparative style amid his group's 2-0 win in the home leg. 

Simeone was thusly additionally fined 20,000 euros by UEFA.

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